The experts of the Rabota.ru job search service together with the Viber messenger specialists conducted a joint study and found out where, in the opinion of Russians, it is most effective to look for a new job.
According to the results of the study, the residents of Russia named services for finding a job as the most effective channel for finding a new working place. Also, 44 per cent of respondents prefer to look for new offers from employers through friends and acquaintances, 10 per cent are looking for work in social networks, 8 per cent in thematic channels in instant messengers, and 3 per cent in newspapers and magazines.
It is noted that more than half of the respondents (51 per cent) found their last job using job boards, 36 per cent used the recommendations of friends and acquaintances, 6 per cent found a suitable vacancy in social networks, 5 per cent in instant messengers, and 2 per cent in newspapers. At the same time, 12 per cent of respondents noted the usefulness of VKontakte for finding vacancies, 6 per cent each Instagram and Telegram were mentioned, 5 per cent named Facebook, 4 per cent Viber, and 1 per cent Odnoklassniki.